Monthly Update: September 2014

Monthly Update: September 2014

Welcome to this month's LexisNexis Banking & Finance highlights:

Hot Topic – The Return of Collateralised Loan Obligations (CLOs)

James Wadding, partner at Dechert, explores why there has been a recent resurgence in collateralised loan obligations.

Michael Evan Avidon, co-chair of Moses & Singer’s banking and finance practice group in New York considers how the New York version of the Master Trade Loan Agreement (MTLA) differs from other MTLAs and how it could affect bank-to-bank trade loans.

Also in this month's highlights

Peter Avery and Benjamin Goss (both at Clifford Chance) consider the sharia-compliant project financing structures that have emerged in the last year including predictions for the future and Scott Burns (CMS Cameron McKenna) gives us the lowdown on Scotland’s new form of execution (for documents).

For all this and more, including a summary of cases and a recap of the new ISDA 2014 credit derivatives definitions in force from 6 October, click here to access the September 2014 update.

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Kathy specialises in restructuring and cross-border insolvency. She qualified as a solicitor in 1995 and has since worked for Weil Gotshal & Manges and Freshfields. Kathy has worked on some of the largest restructuring cases in the last decade, including Worldcom, Parmalat, Enron and Eurotunnel.